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The myth of a Rainbow Nation stands on precarious ground

Gugu Ndima writes that the vision of a Rainbow Nation wasn’t one shared across all races, it was part of many intentional political interventions ... Read Story

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The wind of change is yet to blow

Comparisons between the demonstrations of the Class of ’76 and those of the past few weeks are fallacious, writes Thami Mazwai

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Opposition must move beyond Zuma

Helen Zille’s resignation is a chance for the DA to reposition itself and stop attacking the president, writes Makhosini Nkosi

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For Mac, the knife cuts both ways
April 11 2015 at 17:27

As ANC veteran Mac Maharaj's days in office come to an end, loyalists salute him and foes condemn him, writes Janet Smith.

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Is religion exempt from the constitution?
April 12 2015 at 01:45

One walks a tightrope in dealing with religion, especially in a constitutional democracy, writes Lwando Xaso

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Rhodes Scholars play a vital role in SA
April 12 2015 at 04:50

Kuseni Dlamini writes that certain aspects of Cecil John Rhodes’ legacy help build an inclusive and empowering SA for all.

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Defence review: Who will keep the peace?
April 12 2015 at 04:43

Government has inadvertently created an overly stretched and underfunded defence force, writes Dawn Nagar

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‘No one should destroy or damage heritage objects and sites’
April 12 2015 at 04:37

We need to separate the broader societal issues and the heritage ones, writes Sonwabile Mancotywa

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We can’t obliterate our colonial past
April 10 2015 at 15:10

SA itself is a colonial construct. Should we deface the country, then, to express our rage? asks Peter Fabricius.

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Horse memorial attack makes no sense
April 10 2015 at 15:10

It is hard to think of a less deserving object of desecration than the Horse Memorial in PE, says Dr Beverley Roos-Muller.

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New wrongs can’t correct old ones
April 10 2015 at 15:08

The BEE scheme is designed for some to win and others to lose - just like apartheid, writes Gerhard Papenfus.

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What lured a Cape Town girl to IS?
April 10 2015 at 08:44

Girls are beguiled by images romantic and untrue. It’s powerful propaganda that exploits their naivety, says Shannon Ebrahim.

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A decade later and no closer to answer
April 9 2015 at 15:00

A recent case highlights the difficulties that can be experienced by people on the other end of a land claim, says Carmel Rickard.

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